App uses crowdsourced GPS feedback to predict earthquakes. System used GPS to look for changes in ground movementBy monitoring thousands of can accurately spot a quakeSystem can be used to give early warning to nearby towns and residents By Mark Prigg For Dailymail.com Published: 19:31 GMT, 10 April 2015 | Updated: 19:53 GMT, 10 April 2015 Researchers have created an app that uses hundreds of mobile phones to predict earthquakes.
The U.S. Geological Survey hopes to create new types of crowdsourced early warning systems using the technology. The team tested the system using data from previous earthquakes, and found that it only took a few thousand people in a major city running the app to give accurate predictions. Myanmar residents gather as they inspect large cracks on a road two days after an earthquake struck the area: Now researchers say mobile phones could create a network of sensors to monitor and act as an early warning system. The study, led by scientists at the U.S. Scientific-grade EEW, such as the U.S. The U.S. New app The League provides a more selective dating pool. Screenshot from The League app.
(The League) In this age of online dating, finding the right mate or even just a date has gotten more complicated. Enter The League, a new app that lets users search a smaller, more select pool of potential dates. With its tagline "for people who hate dating apps, by people who hate dating apps," developer Amanda Bradford believes a small dating pool is the key to success, as opposed to larger dating sites. "Other websites/apps overwhelm users with choice,” Bradford, a 30-year-old who holds an MBA from Stanford University, told FoxNews.com.
“I look at my time and energy as an investment” said Kelly Lazzara, 25, an active San Francisco resident who prefers using The League over its competitors. Using a complex algorithm, the app scans data from social networking sites like Facebook and LinkedIn for information like education and work experience. But whether or not singles can join right away depends on the current community ratios. A new app changes laundry rituals at UB’s North Campus. One of the rites of college dormitory living is being phased out at the University at Buffalo.
Waiting in line for a washing machine after hauling an overflowing basket of dirty clothes to the laundry room may be coming to an end. A new app enables students to check the status and reserve machines at two North Campus laundries from their rooms or anywhere else on campus. Eighty-four machines in the Wilkeson and Fargo laundries in the Ellicott complex have been converted to interface with CBORD Mobile ID, a web and smartphone application that is an extension of a software program already in use at the university. “The era of students waiting for machines looks to be ending,” said Andrea Costantino, director of UB’s Campus Living. “Our students appreciate convenience, and we’re always looking for ways to meet their needs. Keith Curtachio, director of information and technology for the Faculty Student Association, recalled how it was done when he was a student. email: email@example.com. New apps, new possibilities. With people coming up with more and more ideas to make life easier at the touch of a button (in this case, a smartphone screen), the app market has become a veritable paradise for you to choose the most awesome stuff to sweeten your smartphone experience.
Check out these apps that I’m currently in love with. Drupe Drupe is a boon for multi-taskers — a single screen that lets you call, text, mail, share location or schedule an event/meeting with your contacts with one touch. A single screen displays your favourite contacts on the left and actions on the right — just “match the following” like in primary school. The only initial set-up you’ll have to do is assign the correct Facebook profile and email ID to the corresponding contact.
Four dots placed on your screen let you easily access Drupe whenever you need to, without having to course or minimise any other app you may be using at that point. Vueling launches new Apple Watch app. By Future Travel Experience Vueling’s new app for the Apple Watch includes access to real-time flight updates, as well as the ‘Bring Your Flight Forward’ service.
As the race to launch new apps in time for the introduction of the Apple Watch on 24 April continues, Vueling has become the latest carrier to unveil its own app, which includes a couple of innovative features. The carrier’s CEO, Alex Cruz, told FTE last year that embracing wearable technology was a “no-brainer”, so Vueling’s investment in an Apple Watch application is no big surprise. The new app does, however, include some innovative features.
It makes use of geofencing technology to detect when the user arrives at the airport and it also includes access to the recently launched ‘Bring Your Flight Forward’ function, which allows passengers to switch to an earlier flight if a seat is available. Now, a mobile app for atrial fibrillation. Hong Kong: The University of Hong Kong (HKU) on Thursday announced the release of a new mobile app and screening programme to help prevent heart stroke in atrial fibrillation (AF) patients.
According to the research findings by HKU and Taiwan's Yang-Ming University, patients with AF have a five-fold higher risk of stroke than ordinary people. In Hong Kong, 12,000 cases of stroke are registered each year, among which, 25 percent are related to AF. To enforce the management of stroke prevention in patients with AF, the Department of Medicine of HKU initiated two new measures recently, namely, the AF management app and private doctors AF screening programme, Xinhua news agency reported.
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Baptiste is the creator of CopWatch, an iPhone app that helps people record police-citizen interactions, upload them directly to the Internet, then alert Toronto-based activist group the Network for the Elimination of Police Violence to the material’s existence. Most of the videos that are whisked from people’s phones to Baptiste’s eyes are mundane test recordings by people just trying out the app for the first time. He ends up seeing a lot of shots of people’s socks. New Bath app gives live information about parking in the city. Official Bath App will give live parking spaces Comments (0) An updated version of the Bath App will give motorists live updates about car parking spaces around the city.
The updated app now includes live car parking spaces for all the main car parks and park and ride sites across Bath, to help make life easier for those visiting the city. The real time car parking information can be accessed in the app by going into 'Getting to Bath' on the main menu, then 'Live Car Parking Spaces.' The app is run by Bath Tourism Plus and the Bath Business Improvement District (Bath BID) to make it easier for visitors to the city centre and was made possible thanks to help provided by local web company Dodify, making use of the open data provided by Bath: Hacked and B&NES car parks.
How Digital Is Shaping Finance In China. Best Free iPhone Apps: 10 paid iOS apps on sale for free right now. We’ve shown you plenty of great paid iPhone and iPad apps on sale for free this week, and now it’s time for our biggest list yet. Thursday’s post includes 10 great paid iOS apps that are all on sale for free, but only for a limited time. There are also still a few paid apps on sale for free in yesterday’s post, so be sure to hurry up and check those out as well. DON’T MISS: The worst things reviewers are saying about the Apple Watch. Uk.businessinsider. Luxair launches new app. Stamford entrepreneur launches loyalty card app. An entrepreneur who has come up with an innovative idea for a new loyalty app is calling on the people of Stamford to help make his launch a success.
The new app ‘Loyaltybook’, approved by Apple, is the vision of Stamford resident Nimon Davey, 33, who wanted to create a user-friendly app that houses all loyalty reward cards in one place. The exciting new mobile app that is set to be launched in the heart of Stamford on Friday next week, is a free app that will be available to download on the Apple store, providing customers with a new platform to engage with their favourite businesses and brands whilst being rewarded. Nimon, who set up Loyaltybook in September, said: “I wanted to solve the problem after having a wallet full of paper loyalty stamp cards from a variety of my favourite shops. Best Android Apps: Flynx will change the way you use your phone.
No, seriously. This app will, quite literally, change the way you use your Android phone. Multitasking is great, but smartphones will never offer a multitasking experience on par with desktop devices because they just don’t have enough screen real estate. Instaglam: the new selfie-enhancing apps that let you swipe your way to beautification - London Life - Life & Style - London Evening Standard. Some phones write perfection into the handset. The Beauty Face mode has been available on Samsung devices for a couple of years but on the new Galaxy S6, which launches tomorrow, it comes up as a default setting for all front-facing photos, and promises to “correct facial imperfections automatically”. A promotional video promises that with Beauty Face mode, “you become a little more beautiful” — wrinkles are ironed out, eyes can be made larger and faces are slimmed and contoured.
Another app selling “perfection in one tap” is Perfect365. As well as the blemish-banishing and facial-contouring features, the app also comes with pre-loaded template styles, and promises magazine-ready snaps. Selfie queen Kim Kardashian is rumoured to use it. Many apps boast teeth-whitening features, but Virtual Dentist goes one step further by allowing you to visualise braces and retainers, to see what you would look like with fillings, and even reshape your gums. @NicoleChangLin. Jump the drinks queues at the Grand National with new app from BPL. This year's Crabbie’s Grand National Festival has seen the launch of an app that allows racegoers to get an in-seat service for their food and drinks using their smartphones, instead of having to wait in a long queue at the Aintree course. The Grand National Fast Track app marks the Aintree racecourse as the first in the country to offer the service.
The app has been developed for Jockey Club Catering by BPL Digital (Bar Pass Limited), which is part of PayPal's and Braintree’s Start Tank to support start-ups. The app allows users to view a menu, place orders and then pay. Users can click to collect their drinks and food from one of four locations around the grounds, or have their orders delivered right to their seats in the Lord Sefton and Earl of Derby premium stands. To mark the app going live, PayPal and Jockey Club Catering are offering £5 off the first 1,000 orders each day when users pay with PayPal. The app can be downloaded from both the Apple App Store and Google Play Store. New app makes saving on grocery bills a snap. Happn: Meet the most in-demand London women on the hottest new dating app - London Life - Life & Style - London Evening Standard. The 5 Best iPhone Apps of the Week. Stay away from pollen. A new app that tells which dress fits you the best. New York: Style community Polyvore has released a new mobile app that would help the users not just find the right outfits and accessories for them but would also enable them to see their selected items styled in a whole new way.
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